The Edinburgh District News


Monday 26th September at 7.30pm at

the Royal Scots Club. Edinburgh

The new committee is listed on the sub page 

We still have a vacancy for a secretary.

1-Act festival

Well that is it for another year our 1-act festival will return in February 2023. 

Running over the week of         20th to 25th Feb 2023

When once again you will be able to enjoy the best in amateur drama entertainment.

Can't wait that long? Why not  visit our Clubs what's on section for the latest drama in your area New events are added when we are told about them  so let us know

Teams please note there is a new Teams technical information page link on the 1-act festival page, containing relevant entry information and paper work links, When the technical team is inplace an email link will be added.

If we have inspired you to take part, please visit the member clubs section for contact details of your nearest club.

On the other hand, if you wish your club to join the SCDA please contact The Edinburgh SCDA or our national headquarters for further details and advice

The Youth Festival Result for 2022

The Open Festival  Results for 2022

Scottish Youth Festival Tickets Now on sale see below for link to festival information , SCDA Membership Renewals 2022-23 see below

SCDA National Library

welcomes visitors, by appointment only

Please Note

If you have been given a time and are unable to attend please

let the Librarian know

Extension of visits are at the discretion of the librarian.

Visitors must comply with Summerhall rules

and wear a mask while on the premises.

To make an appointment please email    library@scda.org.uk


The postal service is available PLEASE NOTE due to restrictions this may take longer than normal


The Library files, lists etc. Have been  updated spring 2022 with the latest data from their database.    See Library Page for more details

The Eastern Division News

The Divisional finals Details

The open results can be found here

The youth results can be found here

National News

National finals

These will be updated when details are available

Scottish Youth information can be found here

Scottish Open - Results can be found here

Membership Renewals 2022-2023

Please note that SCDA no longer issue paper renewal notices or update forms.

All memberships (exc Life Members) expire on 30 June 2022
If you can, please use one of the three paperless methods listed below. Generous discounts apply to individual and joint memberships paid by Standing Order.

SCDA National Monologue Competition 2022

The Scottish Community Drama Association are delighted to announce the return of our National Monologue Competition.
The competition is open to anyone that is a member of an SCDA club or an individual member. The deadline for submitting entries is 31st of July 2022

 There are a few other minor changes, full details and how to enter can be found can be at:

Details of festivals in other areas can be

found in the whats on section

The Covid Risk Assessment Template can now be accessed  via the Whats on page

Brittish Final two plays through two to go see the whats on page for link

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